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Blog

A website to which a person or persons may regularly post journal entries or commentaries. A blog may be a personal diary, a collaboration concentrating on a theme or nearly anything in between. Most blogs allow readers to comment on each entry. Some blogs attract large followings and are monetized through advertisements and in other ways. As of 2007, there were more than 100 million blogs worldwide.
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With two simple clicks, anyone can post a podcast or video online from a smartphone or computer, making Blog Beast essentially "grandma-proof.
The awards have given me more confidence in my writing and have added weight to my blog.
A blog designed to build the brand of a franchised chain of youth sporting goods stores would likely be much less formal than one discussing issues of interest to people interested in medical clinics.
And the online magazine Groovy Green posts blogs on issues from global warming to DIY composting piles.
Despite the benefit of using edublogs to support instruction, Richardson (2003) observed that blogs were uncommon in the classroom.
To achieve this goal the blog covers a large range of topics.
Already on the rise, such sites really started to take off after the 9/11 attacks, as ordinary people started blogs to vent, to organize, and to reach out to people they hadn't met.
In general, a blog differs from a commercial Web page in two ways:
In the broadest sense, blogs can range from someone's navel-gazing musings about intimate personal details to literary, political and social commentary on a variety of events and subjects.